Date: 9-10 November, 2017


Location: ATAhq, Brussels





Developing a Strategy to Deter Russian Nuclear ‘De-Escalation’ Strikes

Strategy Workshop and Working Dinner 

Trip Itinerary

 Thursday, November 9, 2017

 10:35 a.m.                             Arrive at Brussels Airport (BRU)                                           

Afternoon & Evening        Free Time

Friday, November 10, 2017

Morning                              Breakfast at Hotel

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.                   Welcome and Introduction

Magnus Nordenman, Director, Transatlantic Security Initiative; Deputy Director, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, Atlantic Council

Matthew Kroenig, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, Atlantic Council; Associate Professor, Edmun

d A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

9:15 – 9:30 a.m.                  Opening Briefing

Presentation of Report Outline

Matthew Kroenig

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.                Discussion One

Deterring the Russian Nuclear Threat: Weighing NATO Response


Moderator: Matthew Kroenig

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.              Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.              Discussion Two

Developing a NATO Strategy

Moderator: Matthew Kroenig

11:45 – 12:45 p.m.         Working Lunch

Implications for NATO Posture and Declaratory Policy

Moderator: Matthew Kroenig

12:00 – 1:45 p.m.             Closing Remarks

Matthew Kroenig

1:45 p.m.                             Free Time

Saturday, November 10, 2017

2:00 p.m.                         Flight from Brussels Airport (BRU)